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The Packers are interested in bringing back running back Ryan Grant but won't make him an offer until after free agency starts. The veteran is open to returning but wants to find a place where he's a good fit, his agent told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Grant ended last season with 559 rush yards on 134 carries with two touchdowns along with 19 receptions for 268 yards and another score. Grant broke his fibula and severely sprained his ankle in 2010 and was banged up early on in 2011, which limited his production. Grant turns 30 this December but has just 924 career carries and has averaged 4.38 yards per carry over his last three regular seasons. Source: CBS Sports
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2011 Packers Yearbook: Green Bay Packer Player Most Likely to Have a Breakout Season in 2012:
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Adam: Bryan Bulaga. We usually think of a skill player when talking about breakout seasons. That’s not fair to the offensive lineman. Look for Bulaga to take the next step in 2012.
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Miss America finally got her chance to meet one of the NFL's most talented quarterbacks.
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Matt Flynn will hit the open market March 13th.
The deadline for franchising players has come and gone without the Packers tagging Matt Flynn. While Ted Thompson may have worked hard to complete a trade that would provide a team with exclusive negotiating rights to Flynn, it appears that Robert Griffin III and Peyton Manning ultimately killed the market for Flynn.
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Miss America Laura Kaeppeler showed off her considerable talents by signing the national anthem prior to Milwakee Bucks' home game on Monday Night.
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LSU WR Reuben Randle
Green Bay Packers draft prospect profile: Rueben Randle, WR, LSU
Rueben Randle, WR, Louisiana St.
6-foot-3, 208 lbs
Was nearly drafted to play baseball.
4.55 40yd dash
4.36 20 yard shuttle
6.99 3-cone drill
121″ broad jump
31.0″ vertical jump
15 bench press reps
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Didn’t fare well in the 40-yard dash...